Non-AIDS associated Kaposi sarcoma

Non-AIDS associated Kaposi's sarcoma is a localized process which rarely involves lymph nodes or organs.

For a discussion of Kaposi sarcoma in general, please refer to Kaposi sarcoma

Epidemiology

Sporadic (non-AIDS associated) Kaposi sarcoma is mostly seen in elderly males from Mediterranean or Eastern European countries.

Treatment

Usually is responsive on local or systemic therapeutic strategies.

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rID: 21811
System: Vascular
Section: Pathology
Tags: cases, stub, refs, aids
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